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Bathroom hand-dryers aren’t only expelling hot air...
Researchers from St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto took a fresh look at more than two dozen previously conducted scientific trials involving pasta consumption.
A small study of healthy males found that eating a 1,000-calorie milkshake led to a troubling change among the men’s red blood cells.
The new findings suggest there may be an underlying physical mechanism, similar to addiction traits among substance abuse, contributing to the national weight trends.
Coffee contains an abundance of micronutrients and antioxidants, and researchers discovered in animal trials that one compound in particular helps the body regulate fasting glucose levels
Living in the 21st century comes with perks, but it also has its drawbacks – including some, like nighttime noise, that people may not even be aware of.
A new study found that a certain visual phenomenon is heightened when a person is intoxicated.
The nanoengineered eye, which combines a “metalens” with artificial muscle technology, bests its human counterpart in some instances.
The negative results were found among professional cleaners as well as those who cleaned around the house.
Charging the battery of your phone or wearable device may someday be as simple as wiggling your finger...
Researchers analyzed MRI scans of adults using cannabis to find some interesting improvements in brain health.
New research studied whether vaping is "safer" than smoking nicotine cigarettes.
Physically active women who took a monthly supplement containing essential minerals sliced nearly a minute off a three-mile run – and gained other aerobic...
The study found that after one month of meditation therapy, 80 percent of the veterans saw a drastic enough reduction of symptoms that they were no longer considered to have PTSD.
Understanding the presence and amount of gases in the stomach and intestines can help scientists better deal with gastrointestinal diseases and other disorders.
The study reveals the benefits of a diet rich in specific fruits.
Experts believe the cost for the novel treatment may soar to $1 million or more.
The novel findings offer an exciting glimpse of precision medicine using organic matter to combat cancer.
A new tracking device may find its way into the operating room and measure – by video and movement – how well a surgeon...
The researchers tested five types of diets on mice, dividing the animals into four groups based on similarities in DNA.
How does drinking beer or liquor, for example, variably change your mood? Researchers set to find out by studying various types of alcohol.
Squirrels may be a surprising source of potential life-saving stroke therapy.
The link is found only among pregnant women who took a product containing acetaminophen for 29 days in succession or more.
Perhaps gluten has been miscast as the culprit the whole time.
Heart surgery performed in the afternoon may give patients a better chance of survival, considering the body's circadian rhythms.
The new findings assessed more than 7,500 tumors across nearly 30 distinct types of cancer.
Our memories, it turns out, don’t reside in some abstract space or inside an impenetrable lock-box.
The researchers note that using psilocybin as a treatment method is a tactic that goes back centuries, and one that may be beneficial for hard-to-treat cases of depression.
Canadian researchers found that precipitous changes in the environment don’t bode well for a person’s health.
Among the animals studied, up to 80 percent of them went into virtually complete remission of the condition even after experiencing paralysis in their hind limbs.
The groundbreaking discovery reveals that a simple intervention may reverse course and prevent certain bacteria from interfering with drug therapy.
Blocking a person’s sweet taste receptors allows the natural infection-fighting ability of bitter taste receptors to flourish.
Scientists have changed the genetic makeup of flowers by using DNA splicing technology, which reveals the vast potential of CRISPR.
The researchers tested several different doses of a powerful anti-inflammatory drug on a group of about 10,000 study participants, with the doses ranging from low to medium to high.
The new vaccine, currently under the consideration of Australia’s national health center, would prevent the infection of five additional strains of HPV.
Because procrastination can impede a person’s wellness, the new study may help chronic time-wasters improve their outlook.
Lung cancer has the highest mortality rate by far among all types of cancer, but the new study suggests that exposing people to a CT screening of their lungs may have a significant impact on smoking rates.
A new study found that participants with compromised taste receptors sought out more sugar.
A study showed that kids who drank plant-based milk only were significantly shorter than their peers who drank regular cow's milk.
The study adds compelling evidence to support the overall benefits of green tea consumption, while finding even more reason to brew a batch.
The vaccine centers around previous research that has identified a common type of virus, called an enterovirus, as a cause of type 1 diabetes.
Over the past thirty years, total sperm count among men in Western countries has declined nearly 60 percent, and sperm concentration has dropped by more than 52 percent.
A new study found evidence that early speech recognition occurs in the womb.
A study found that fatherless children are more likely to have shorter telomeres, a part of DNA that’s linked to stress and disease.
The link between breastfeeding and lower MS risk showed to be strongest for women who breastfeed for 15 months or more.
Flip-flops are a flop when it comes to providing adequate protection and support.
New research shows that one form of vitamin D supplementation is twice as better at raising levels in the body.
Researchers tracked the activity levels of more than 700,000 people around the world who used an activity app called Argus.
The number of medication errors in American homes has doubled since 2000.
A new study finds that drinking diet soda actually leads to long-term weight gain among other health complications.